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Garlic Parmesan Spaghetti with Blistered Tomatoes - Tossed in roasted garlic oil, blistered tomatoes and a handful of parmesan cheese, these easy, 20-minute Garlic Parmesan Spaghetti are your best bet! YET!
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Garlic Parmesan Spaghetti with Blistered Tomatoes

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WW Freestyle: 8
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time15 mins
Total Time20 mins
 This easy pasta dinner is made with blistered tomatoes and a handful of parmesan cheese, all tossed together in roasted garlic olive oil. A 20-min dinner idea everyone will love!
Course: Dinner
Cuisine: Italian
Servings: 5
Calories: 111
Author: Katerina Petrovska

Ingredients

FOR THE PASTA

  • 10 to 12-ounces dry spaghetti (use whole wheat spaghetti, if possible)
  • water
  • 1/2 tablespoon STAR Roasted Garlic Oil
  • 1/2 tablespoon salt

FOR THE TOMATOES

  • 2 tablespoons STAR Roasted Garlic Oil
  • 1 shallot , finely sliced
  • 1 pint cherry tomatoes
  • salt and fresh ground pepper , to taste
  • 1/4 cup grated parmesan cheese
  • 1 tablespoon chopped fresh basil
  • 1/2 tablespoon chopped flat leaf parsley

Instructions 

  • Fill a large pot with water.
  • Add garlic oil and salt; bring to a boil.
  • Add spaghetti to the pot and cook according to the directions on the box.

In the meantime, prepare the tomatoes.

  • Add oil to a nonstick skillet; heat over medium-high heat
  • Add the shallots and saute for 1 minute.
  • Add the cherry tomatoes, season with salt and pepper, and let sit for 2 minutes, or until they start to blister.
  • Stir and continue to cook 2 more minutes.
  • Drain pasta and add to skillet.
  • Add parmesan cheese and cook and stir until thoroughly combined and heated through.
  • Stir in fresh basil and parsley.
  • Remove from heat.
  • Serve immediately.
Nutrition Facts
Garlic Parmesan Spaghetti with Blistered Tomatoes
Amount Per Serving
Calories 111 Calories from Fat 72
% Daily Value*
Fat 8g12%
Saturated Fat 1g5%
Cholesterol 4mg1%
Sodium 785mg33%
Potassium 223mg6%
Carbohydrates 6g2%
Fiber 0g0%
Sugar 2g2%
Protein 3g6%
Vitamin A 525IU11%
Vitamin C 21.9mg27%
Calcium 66mg7%
Iron 0.8mg4%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
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